• Short Summary

    THE FEDERAL NIGERIAN LEADER, GENERAL GOWON, HAS SAID IN LAGOS THAT VICTORY OVER THE BIAFRANS WAS IN SIGHT.

  • Description

    THE FEDERAL NIGERIAN LEADER, GENERAL GOWON, HAS SAID IN LAGOS THAT VICTORY OVER THE BIAFRANS WAS IN SIGHT. HE TOLD A REPORTER HE WAS CONFIDENT OF THE NIGERIAN POSITION IN THE FIELD.

    THE NIGERIAN LEADER SAID IT HAD BEEN RESOLVED TO PRESS ON TO DEFEAT THE BIAFRANS MILITARILY, AND HE SAID, "REMOVE ALL TRACES OF THE TYRANNY AND TERROR OF THE REBEL REGIME "FROM THE FACE OF THE COUNTRY".

    GENERAL GOWON URGED NIGERIANS TO REMAIN VIGILANT, AND CRITICISED TALKS OF A CEASEFIRE. THAT IS WHAT HE SAID...

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACCW7MQYU6YQOYJNE2WCV8P9E4
    Media URN:
    VLVACCW7MQYU6YQOYJNE2WCV8P9E4
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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